Led by our founder and Medical Director, David C. Brown, M.D., F.A.C.S., our staff works together to provide the best possible care for our patients. We employ staff in the following areas of expertise:
- Customer Service Representatives
- Information Technology
- Nursing (CNA, LPN, RN)
- Billing & Insurance Specialists
- Ophthalmic Assistants
*Please note: We do not hire individuals who use tobacco products.
Eye Centers of Florida is committed to offering quality patient care, so we are always looking for top talent. If your passion is ophthalmology, consider joining our winning team.
Ophthalmic Assistant: Responsible for the preliminary work-up of a patient exam; must be able to obtain patient history and/or chief complaint, scribe, refract, perform OCT, perform visual field, keratometry, contact lens fits, minor spectacle repairs or adjustments, knowledge of ophthalmic terminology, knowledge of and can educate patients about company products and services, works well in high volume and high stress environment, easily adapts to patient and provider needs, works quickly and efficiently, maintains accurate data in patient charts, professional appearance, positive attitude, works effectively alone of with a team, has a sense of urgency, can take direction, and adapts easily to change. This position may be required to travel among satellite offices and is required to work a rotational Saturday. Bi-lingual preferred.
Optician / Optical Dispenser: Responsible for greeting, sales, and follow-up with customers purchasing products from our dispensary; must have knowledge of company products and services, knowledge of vision plan insurances and claims processing, frame selection and styling, knowledges of lens types, can explain the features and benefits of different products, educates patients on maintenance and care for products, has basic and advanced mathematics skills, has ability to work well in a high volume and high stress environment, works effectively alone and/or with a team, computer literate, has a positive attitude, professional appearance and has superior time management skills. This position may be required to travel among satellite offices and is required to work a rotational Saturday. Bi-lingual preferred.
Customer Service Representative: Responsible for greeting and providing exceptional customer service for all internal and external customers; must have in-depth knowledge of company products and services, knowledge of health and vision insurances, understanding of patient flow, ability to expedite, maintain accurate data, collect and process payments, works well in a high volume and high stress environment, work effectively alone and/or with a team, computer literate, have a positive attitude, professional appearance, and adapts easily to change. This position may be required to travel among satellite offices and is required to work a rotational Saturday. Bi-lingual preferred.
Scheduling Specialist / Surgery Scheduler: Responsible for accepting all incoming calls through phone queue and assisting patients with any appointments or requests as applicable; must have knowledge of company products and services, knowledge of insurances, ability to handle a high volume and high stress environment, must be computer literate, have a positive attitude, ability to diffuse emotional callers using empathy and professionalism, and adapts easily to change. This position may be required to work a rotational Saturday. Multi-lingual preferred.
At Eye Centers of Florida, we believe that our staff are our most important resource and have developed a culture that helps achieve a positive work/life balance. Our offices have limited evening and weekend hours. Many of the positions can accommodate flexible work schedules. In addition, our benefits program is designed to allow staff members to select the options that best meet their individual needs. Review our benefits program.
Continuous improvement and learning is a key to our success. ECOF provides a number of educational opportunities for self development and continuing education credits for licensure and professional certification. This includes on-line courses, in house seminars, and reimbursement for external courses and seminars.
Eye Centers of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer
ECOF is the most experienced Ophthalmology practice in Southwest Florida for over 35 years.